"At V8 7b+, it was way out of my league and it was always likely I would fail on it. However, the line is so good and problem so fantastic I couldn't stop trying it."
"This is a film about failure but not in a negative way. I suppose it's about the fun we can have along the way, even if we don't always win."
This is an 'Ugly Monkey Production'
Oukaimeden is a small village in the High Atlas Mountains (2700m.) of Morocco and only 90 minutes drive from Marrakech. A new... Read more
Scottish climber Robbie Phillips has just released the fifth episode in his series of training videos called "The Process." This... Read more
Following on from Mammut's hugely popular video series 'Reclimbing the classics' we have the start of a new series featuring... Read more
Dan Varian has more bouldering first ascents of 8A and above than anyone else in Britain. With 123 first ascents of problems from... Read more
Stefan Morris writes about growing up in - and growing out of - Pembroke. 'I wrote this after meeting UKC's Rob Greenwood on... Read more
The biggest experiences of my life have almost all been in the Chamonix Valley, with very few exceptions. These mountains shaped... Read more
Mick Ward takes a nostalgic look back at British climbing, from the post-war boom through to the swinging sixties and... Read more
Yosemite is much more than a valley with 3000-foot rock walls and incredible climbing.
It is an outlet for the energies of the... Read more